Clubs and Honor Societies

Alpha Achievers

The Alpha Achievers Program fosters a positive learning environment in order to facilitate 9th through 12th grade African American males' pursuit of excellence by attaining, maintaining and exceeding a 3.0 grade point average.

Club Advisory - 2nd & 4th Mondays

Code: RHS-AlphaAchievers

American Red Cross Club

Raises Money for Natural Disasters/Organizes blood drive.

Meets twice a month on Thursdays from 3:15-3:50

Meeting code sent out through Remind; text @RHSRC2021 to 81010

Asian Student Union (ASU)

To inspire, educate, and empower those interested in Asian American culture and issues.

Meets monthly: 2nd Monday during Club Advisory

Code: RHS-ASU

 

B-C-P Olympiad

RHS B-P-C is intended to prepare students to participate in the qualifying exams for US National Science Olympiads (USABO, USAPHO, & USNCO). These are the most prestigious science competitions for high school students, and we want to help students at Reservoir succeed in them.

Meets 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month, 3:30-4:30

Code: RHS-BPC-Olympiads

Best Buddies

Best Buddies is a organization dedicated to establishing a global volunteer movement that creates opportunities for one-to-one friendships, integrated employment, leadership development, and inclusive living for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Leadership Team only during every 2nd and 4th Advisory each month. Best Buddies will meet monthly every 3rd Thursday of each month from 3:30-4:30.

Codes:

Bible Christian Fellowship

Join us for a time of discussion, prayer, and fellowship. Expect light snacks, soulful worship, and honest conversation. Whether you are a devoted disciple of Christ or are just simply checking out different faiths, you are welcome here.

 

Black Student Union

Unite students who are interested in the African and African-American culture. Provide leadership experiences and participate in school and community service.

Meets every other Wednesday from 3:30-4:30

Code: RHS-BSU-date

Book Club

Students will pick a book to read and discuss once a month!

Code: rhs-bookclub

Chess Club

Students will play and discuss chess strategy.

 

Class of 2021

Plan events, community service for the class of 2021

Class of 2022

Plan events, community service for the class of 2022

Class of 2023

Plan events, community service for the class of 2023

1st Meeting on 10/20; then Alternates with Advisory

 

Class of 2024

Plan events, community service for the class of 2024

Meets: Monthly on the 2nd Monday from 10:55-11:20

Code: RHS-2024

Computer Science Club

The Computer Science Club seeks to expand the knowledge of CS beyond coding to create competitions that explore ideas and concepts involving all areas of CS. We seek to involve students around our county in competivie events and hackathons.

Code: RHS-CSO

Creators Cafe (Creative Writing Workshop)

Bimonthly meetings in which club participants would bring original writings and we would collectively critique them for future use/publication.

Meets 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month from 10:55-1120

Code: RHS-creatorscafe

Educators Rising /FEA (Future Educators of America)

We will be learning about the teaching profession and partnering with our collegiate affiliate at Towson University to participate in bi-monthly competitions.

Meets 1st and 3rd Mondays of the month from 3:30-4:15

Code: RHS-edrising

Environmental Club (SAVE)

The Students Against Violating the Earth (SAVE) is Reservoir's environmental club. We are passionate about educating our community about ways to become "eco-friendly" and protecting the environment around our school and the surrounding neighborhoods.

Meets Wednesdays at 3:15

Code: RHS-Environmental

FBLA

FBLA is a business club with the objective of improving educational and career opportunities for students in the areas of marketing, business management, accounting, and entrepreneurship.

First Meeting on 10/20; then Alternates with Advisory

Code: RHSFBLA

 

Food on the 15th

Award-winning non-profit organization that collects donated non-perishables and delivers them to low-income senior citizens in Howard County.

French Honor Society

The Société Honoraire de Français (SHF) seeks to uphold the national SHF standards at RHS, and to provide community service to the school and to Francophone communities in need throughout the world.

Meets every other Tuesday starting 9/29 from 3:30-4:00

Code: RHS-Frenchies

Gator Gazette Newspaper

Work on the publishing the gator gazette along with, journalism, photography, and news of RHS.

Meets Thursdays from 12:30-1:00

Code: RHS-Gatorgazette

Gator Guides

Meets on an as needed basis and is sponsored by student services. Help serve as guides and assistance for RHS special events.

Meets as needed.

Code: RHS-GatorGuides

Gender Sexuality Alliance (GSA)

The Gender-Sexuality Alliance is dedicated to providing a safe meeting place for all LGBTQIA students and their allies and to working toward making Reservoir a safe environment for all identities.

Geometry Math Help

Students who would like help with IMKH Geometry are welcome to attend.

Meets Club Advisory Days

Code: rhs-sdisotelle-advisory

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is on a mission to close the gender gap in technology and to change the image of what a programmer looks like and does.

Meets Thursdays from 3:30-4:15

Code: RHS-GWC

Global Equality Now (School Girls Unite)

Advocate for girl's rights and raise money to support Malala Fund and other girl's education non-profit organizations.

Meets every other Tuesday beginning October 6 from 3:30-4:00

Code: RHS-GENclub

Ice Hockey Club

To teach and train young athletes the fundamentals of the sport of ice hockey and to provide an opportunity for interscholastic competition between them and their cross-county peers.

Improv Club

To develop and master skill sets necessary for improvisation. Through the exploration of short games, long-form activities, and exercises, students are exposed to a vast array of opportunities to explore character development, imagination, and scene development without a script or any pre-planning. It's a hilarious time, full of imaginative members.

Meets 2nd Monday of each month during Club Advisory

Code: RHS-JBinder-Improv

International Thespian Honor Society

Members are involved in at least 1 Theatre Arts course this school year, and have hours of involvement in the Theatre performances that meet the basic criteria. This is an application based organization.

Meets 4th Monday of each month during Club Advisory

Code: RHS-JBinder-ITS

It's Academic

Students in all grades are welcome to join "It's Academic" team. Students participate in scrimmage matches, answering general knowledge
questions that span the academic disciplines and extend to current
events and even pop culture.

Meets Fridays at 3:30

Code: RHS_ItsAcademic

Italian Club

The purpose of this club is to make Italian a more popular choice for students when picking classes. With Italian club, the hope to bring people of different knowledge levels and abilities together, with the idea that those with a better understanding of certain topics will reach out to help those that don't.

Jazz Band

The purpose is to expose students to different styles and time periods of jazz through performance at RHS Music Department concerts and National Competitions.

Latinx Dance Club

To expose students to Latin Dances and music. We meet every other week to create coreagraphies and teach new members. We also watch dance videos with new trends, steps, etc.

Meets 2nd Monday of each month during Club Advisory

Code: RHS-LatinxDance

Los Gators Latinos

Provide a group where Hispanic students can gather together after school to encourage academic achievement. To accomplish the goal we will provide activities that will guide students to identify his/her personal dreams and goals for the future and to understand the importance and value of education.

Marching Band

Meets from August through October from 6:00 - 9:00 PM in the Band Room. The purpose of the marching band is to provide half-time entertainment at home RHS football games and compete at a high level at regional marching band competitions throughout the east coast.

Math, Engineering and Science Achievement (MESA)

The mission of Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's (JHU/APL) MD MESA program is to advocate for STEM Education, Equity and Access in Maryland.

Meets Tuesday from 3:30-4:15

Code: RHS-MESA

Model United Nations

We help each other to learn about issues of global significance, discuss these issues, and propose/adopt solutions using parliamentary rules of debate and voting. We hope to give students the opportunity to participate in a few virtual Model UN Conferences this year.

From 3:30-4:00

Code: RHS-MUN

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)

NTHS honors the achievements of leading CTE students, provides scholarships, and cultivates excellence in today's highly competitive, skilled workforce.

Code: RHS-NTHS

Orchestra

Students will perform a variety of orchestral literature while developing individual and ensemble skills in concerts, performance assessments, and community programs.

Reservoir Scholars

Reservoir Scholars promotes advanced academic opportunities for our highest level learners, challenging them to maximize their intellectual potential and enhance their high school learning experiences.  This program includes activities outside of school that engage creative thinking and social interaction as well as a recognition program for students who maintain a 3.4 weighted GPA and have successfully completed the required number of advanced academic courses.

RHS Young Activists

Raising awareness on any issues effecting our community as well as providing community service to our families in need.

Robotics Club

Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

Meets 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month and aditionally as needed.

Code: RHS-ROBOTICSCLUB

Scholars Leadership Program (Delta Scholars)

The Delta Scholars Program is designed for young ladies in grades 10 through 12 who demonstrate academic excellence by maintaining a 3.0 or greater G.P.A. The young ladies develop and demonstrate strong leadership attributes and are committed to providing service throughout the community.

Meets Wednesdays from 12:00-1:00

Code: RHS-DeltaScholars

Science National Honor Society (SNHS)

SNHS will be the prominent scientific organization that will engender a new group of young thinkers who will be the future of industry, research, and scientific exploration for America.

Science Olympiad

Science Olympiad functions much like a football or soccer team, requiring preparation, commitment, coaching and practice throughout the year. The events reflect the ever-changing nature of genetics, earth science, chemistry, anatomy, physics, geology, mechanical engineering and technology.

Meets every Wednesday from 2:00 to 3:00

Code: RHS-SciOly

Spanish National Honor Society

The Spanish National Honor Society is an academic society that promotes the use of the Spanish language and the understanding of Spanish speaking cultures. Students tutor and run fundraisers for charitable endeavors.

Code: RHS-SpanishNHS

Speech and Debate

We compete against other public and private schools in Central Maryland in 4 different debate styles and 8 speech categories. Students can earn the right to compete in state and national competitions.

Meetings depend on the type of debate or speech activity. Email Mrs. Mandile at emily_mandile@hcpss.org for further information.

Meets 3:15-4:30

Code: RHS-debspeech

Step Team

Step is a form of percussive dance in which the participant's entire body is used as an instrument to produce complex rhythms and sounds through a mixture of footsteps, spoken word, and hand claps. The RHS step team proudly performs at school wide events and assemblies.

Student Government Association

The Reservoir Student Government Association aims to bring students from every organization in the school together, to provide a voice for the student body of RHS, and to provide opportunities to develop student leadership skills through school and community service.

Meets: Quarterly General Assemblies

Check Canvas Announcements for more Information

Swamp Literary Magazine

Published once a year, this collection of literary and visual student art is curated by a team of student editors.

Meets on Thursdays from 12:00-12:30

Code: RHS-swamplitmag

Swim Club

To provide an opportunity for all students to participate in swimming activities while connecting with their peers.

Tea Time

Meet for discussion on any topic while enjoying a cup of tea and cookies.

Code: rhs-teatime

Theatre Arts Productions

The purpose is to develop the skills and talents of students on and off stage though the creation of full scale theatrical productions.

Tri-M Music National Honor Society

The purpose is to broaden the outreach of the music department to the school and community in addition to supporting normal music department functions.

Meeting times will be sent to current members.

Code: rhs-trim

ZMSVT

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